On average, listings lease in the $40's per square foot per year. The Southeastern Brooklyn region is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $42 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Southeastern Brooklyn region has lower rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this discounted region.
In the last 90 days, 5 listings have come on the market, which means spaces might be leasing quickly. You'll want to be prepared to make an offer immediately. About 140% of the listings in the Southeastern Brooklyn are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
Even though the median size is 7,000 sqft, there are still 0 leases below 2,000 sqft. Most properties in this area are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1941 and are Class A.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Company management is the dominant industry in this area. Commute by taxi is the most popular way to get to work amongst Southeastern Brooklyn folk. Commuting between 30 and 45 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.